Wednesday, August 1, 2001

Judge Sweeney and Nadelson Insects

"One reason that Roper's candidacy for district attorney has raised the special ire of the county Democratic party is that she circulated her petitions along with two insurgent candidates for Brooklyn Civil Court - Peter Sweeney and Eileen Nadelson - who would challenge the party's picks for the court.

If you have an insect flying around the room, and it has bitten you twice, said Jeff Feldman, counsel for the Brooklyn Democratic Party, 'then you do something about it.'" - Daily News, august 1, 2001
(Both Peter Sweeney and Eileen Nadelson beat feldman's county backed candidates and were elected to the Brooklyn Civil Court.)